Ji Sung, Seo Ji-hye, Lee Soo-kyung cast in “Adamas”

tvN's new drama “Adamas” (working title) confirmed the casting of Ji Sung (The Devil Judge), Seo Ji-hye (Dr. Brain), and Lee Soo-kyung (Law School). The drama revolves around the intense adventure of twin brothers in fighting against the mastermind behind the death of their stepfather 22 years ago in order to clear the name of…

Now, We Are Breaking Up | Series Review

"It's always about timing. If it's too soon, no one understands. If it's too late, everyone's forgotten." - Anna Wintour It's a story of saying goodbye in different patterns and phases of life. Now, We Are Breaking Up is not just a melodrama about two people literally breaking up; it's about standing up against all…

Netflix announces new original series starring Yoo Ah-in, Ahn Eun-jin

Yoo Ah-in (Hellbound) and Ahn Eun-jin (The One and Only) have been confirmed to star in the upcoming Netflix original series “Goodbye Earth.” Joining the cast are Jeon Seong-woo (Homemade Love Story) and Kim Yoon-hye (Vincenzo). Goodbye Earth revolves around an imminent collision between Earth and an asteroid in a span of 200 days and the world…

Kim Woo-bin, Esom, Kang You-seok confirmed for new Netflix dystopian drama

Kim Woo-bin (Uncontrollably Fond), Esom (Taxi Driver), and Kang You-seok (Light on Me) are all confirmed to star in the upcoming Netflix original series “Black Knight” (working title). The drama takes place in an air polluted world in 2071, where people depend on respirator masks to breathe. Only one percent of the human race has survived, and a strict social…

Yook Sungjae, Jung Chaeyeon lead MBC’s “Golden Spoon”

BTOB’s Yook Sungjae (Mystic Pop Up Bar) and DIA’s Jung Chaeyeon (The King's Affection) will lead the upcoming drama adaptation of the hit webtoon “Golden Spoon” (literal translation). Yook Sung-jae will play as high school student Lee Seung-chun, a child born from a poverty-stricken family who uses a mysterious golden spoon to switch fates with a friend born from…

Park Se-wan, Song Geon-hee to lead new OTT youth action drama

Rising stars Park Se-wan (So Not Worth It) and Song Geon-hee (Snowdrop) are confirmed to star in the youth action romance drama “Ultimate Weapon Alice” (literal title) from OTT (over-the-top) platform WATCHA. Park Se-wan leads the drama as Gyeo-ul, a mysterious transferee in a local high school who hides her identity as a killer. Song Gong-hee will…

Im Si-wan, Kim Seol-hyun courted to lead new drama

Im Si-wan (Tracer) and Kim Seol-hyun (Awaken) are both in talks to star in the upcoming drama “Summer Strike” (working title). Summer Strike is a drama based on the webtoon “I Don’t Feel Like Doing Anything,” which revolves around characters who decide to quit their current lifestyles and settle in a small seaside neighborhood to do the mundane.…

The Red Sleeve | Series Review

Self-love is the highest form of love. It’s when you know your worth as a person, and you value yourself more than anything. You understand that life will never always give you what you want, but if you are aware of yourself, every decision you make, and every path you take, yourself will always be…

The Silent Sea | Series Review

Space dramas are always hard to pull off. It's difficult to tell a story revolving around an unconfirmed realm of humankind without the “fantasy” tag. With the vastness of the universe, the endless possibilities could either be a writer's gift or a nightmare. Netflix's latest work of fiction bravely delves into a world outside of…

First Impression: Bulgasal: Immortal Souls

Drama Profile Title: Bulgasal: Immortal Souls (English title) / Immortality (literal title)Main Cast: Lee Jin-wook, Kwon Na-ra, Lee Joon, Gong Seung-yeonWriter: Kwon So-ra, Seo Jae-won (The Guest, Entourage)PD: Jang Young-woo (Entourage)Timeslot: Saturday and Sunday 21:00HNetwork: tvN, NetflixEpisodes: 16Genre: Historical, Fantasy, Gore Plot Synopsis: Cursed since birth and exempt from death, a revenge-driven immortal sets out on a quest to reclaim his soul and…

2021 Favorites: The Frown Crown

I had a hard time listing down my favorites this year, mainly because it's a personally chaotic year for me, and my drama-watching drive was really at an all-time low. My final five is a different mix this time around - three are miniseries while two are full-length dramas. I like the tight storylines of…

The Best of “Work Later, Drink Now”

It's one of the refreshing dramas of the year - full of quirks and laughs and nothing should be taken seriously. It's well-written and the casts did an amazing job at their respective roles. No wonder the show got another season to bless us with! It's one of my favorite gems of 2021 and let…

Kim Go-eun, Nam Ji-hyun, Park Ji-hoo are sisters in the upcoming drama “Little Women”

The upcoming tvN drama "Little Women" has confirmed the casting of Kim Go-eun (Yumi's Cells), Nam Ji-hyun (The Witch Diner), and Park Ji-hoo (Hummingbird). The drama tells the story of three sisters who grew up in poverty and find themselves entangled against the richest and most powerful family in Korea.  Kim Go-eun plays the first…

Yeo Jin-goo, Moon Ga-young reunite in new fantasy drama

Yeo Jin-goo (Beyond Evil) and Moon Ga-young (True Beauty) are both confirmed to lead the upcoming tvN fantasy romance “Link: Eat and Love to Kill” (literal translation). Yeo Jin-goo will lead the drama as Eun Gye-hoon, a talented sous-chef who suddenly experiences different spontaneous emotions one day, who happens to be from another person. Moon Ga-young takes on the…

Movie Review: Secretly, Greatly (2013)

Won Ryu-hwan (Kim Soo-hyun) was trained as a spy by a North Korean secret military unit called the 5446 Corps and was dispatched to the South. He poses as a village fool Bang Dong-gu who works in a small neighborhood grocery store. His cover seems flawless. He gathers all sorts of information about everything and…